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Harlequin

Manufacturer: Fulda Porcelain Factory

Date: c.1765
Dimensions:
Overall: 15.9 x 7.6 cm (6 1/4 x 3 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Hesse, Fulda
Object number: G83.1.878
DescriptionFigure of a Harlequin in the white, shown standing with his left arm raised to his large hat and holding a baton (missing) in his right hand. He is wearing a check patterned suit and leaning against a tree-trunk support. The mound base is moulded with moulded scrolls.